Freedom Of Speech Is Not Equally Free

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In the United States freedom of expression is not equally free because there are laws that are enacted to suppress expression. Any expression that harms national security or incites violence is prohibited by law. The government can place a restriction on the time, place, and manner of speech. The government does not like dissent. The law on freedom of speech is not absolute.
There are several examples that show that freedom of speech is not equally free. In the Ward Churchill case, Ward was fired from the University of Colorado after writing that the U.S. foreign policy abuses were a partial cause of 9/11. He was fired for research misconduct. The American council of trustees and alumni enlisted the government to put pressure on the
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Another example that the U.S. is a marketplace of ideas is the Charlottesville VA rally, when the white nationalist, white supremacists, and neo- Nazi’s rallied to oppose as the removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee from Emancipation Park. Some of the marchers chanted racist and anti-Semitic slogans, carried semi-automatic rifles, swastikas, and Confederate battle flags. The event turned violent after protesters clashed with counter-protesters because they opposed each other views. Both parties had a right to assemble and the right to freely express their beliefs.
White nationalist, Christopher Cantwell, believes that the world would be a better place if white people were in charge. He had this to say during the rally, we’re here obeying the law trying to express opinions and the criminals are getting there way and that is a foundational problem in our society. He believes that white people don’t act like savages but blacks do. Its’s always some little black asshole behaving like a savage and he gets himself in trouble shockingly. His point of view is generally accepted in today’s society, but free speech gives him the opportunity to express his hatred toward blacks.
In the United States expression is censored by certain members or segments in the community because if a person’s form of expression negatively impacts a private people or a business it can cause damage to their reputation and take

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